Innovative Entrepreneurs

meet outstanding managers, entrepreneurs and executives


In the lecture Innovative Entrepreneurs you will meet outstanding managers, entrepreneurs and executives from a wide range of industry sectors. Learn how to think outside the box. Complement theory by insights into practice. Do you want to learn from inspiring role models? Then this lecture for you!


Great leaders

understand more about entrepreneurship in the context of management and economics

Insights into corporations

take a look behind the scenes of established businesses, and startups in their capacity as potential employers

Knowledge exchange

informal get-together of speakers and students at the Speakers‘ Dinner for inspirational conversation

Most Important Aspects

TARGET GROUP & COSTS

attendance is free of charge for students and academics, this lecture is held in English

DATES

Thursdays, 5.30 to 7.00 p.m., Arcisstr. 21,

room 2750, TUMonline WI000285

EXAM DATE

Thursday, 7.00 to 8.00 p.m. on February 6, 2020

CREDIT POINTS

the awarding of ECTS varies,

please check with your study advisor

„The speakers come from various backgrounds and provide many insights into technological areas that I haven’t encountered before.“

ROBERT D., GAMES ENGINEERING

Lecture Content & Registration

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GUEST SPEAKERS

The guest speakers will provide an insight into their work and give you a basic understanding of how to found and manage technology-based and growth-oriented businesses.

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AMAZING TOPICS

While it will be all about starting a business in the summer semester, the focus in the winter semester will be on managing and leading large and medium-sized companies.

Note

All course communication happens on Slack. Join us here.

Add-on

Download Guide on Soft Skills (German) – New version 2019!

Registration

The number of participants is limited. Please register for every single IU WS 19/20 lecture via Eventbrite

or directly here…

17


OCTOBER 2019

Entrepreneurship Kick-Off

6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

24


OCTOBER 2019

Capital Market Solutions for Start-Ups

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

31


OCTOBER 2019

How to stay sane while building your med-tech company

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

07


NOVEMBER 2019

Tailor-made flow measurement technology

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

14


NOVEMBER 2019

Europe to the Moon

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

21


NOVEMBER 2019

How to maintain world leadership in a radically changing environment

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

28


NOVEMBER 2019

From Data to Disruption – How Tech Entrepreneurs Shape our World

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

05


DECEMBER 2019

Understanding Venture Capital

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

12


DECEMBER 2019

How MAN creates the future of transportation!

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

19


DECEMBER 2019

tbd, Dr. Reinhard Ploss, CEO, Infineon Technologies AG

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

09


JANUARY 2020

Digital transformation

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

16


JANUARY 2020

Change Makers in Mobility

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

23


JANUARY 2020

Climate protection as an enabler for innovation

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

30


JANUARY 2020

Fostering Digital Innovation within a traditional Family Business Environment

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

06


FEBRUARY 2020

Exam

7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Leading promising startups to success, inspiring people for innovation and entrepreneurship – that is the passion of Hon.-Prof. Dr. Helmut Schönenberger, co-founder and CEO of UnternehmerTUM GmbH. As an aerospace engineer and investor, he pursues the goal of supporting scalable high-tech startups, founders, and scientists from the initial idea to the successful product. He is particularly focused on additive manufacturing / 3D printing and Smart City solutions.

HON.-PROF. DR. HELMUT SCHÖNEBERGER

Co-Founder and CEO, UnternehmerTUM

techtalents@unternehmertum.de

Dominik is Head of Entrepreneurship & Tech Education at UnternehmerTUM. He is responsible for the entrepreneurial and technology-oriented teaching activities for students. This includes curricular courses (techTALENTS) and personal development programs (Manage&More) at TUM and beyond. Focal fields are personality development, design thinking, technology development, and business modeling. Dominik and his team put emphasis on developing new methods in teaching and delivering prototypes in a flipped classroom setting. He received a diploma in business administration and a PhD in information systems from the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg (FAU).

DR. DOMINIK BÖHLER 

Head of Entrepreneurship & Tech Education

techtalents@unternehmertum.de

Christine Schuster organizes the lecture series Innovative Entrepreneurs and is responsible for the marketing of techTALENTS formats. She studied American Culture and Literature and economics. Before joining the techTALENTS team, she worked for the Executive MBA in Innovation and Business Creation at UnternehmerTUM.

CHRISTINE SCHUSTER – INNOVATIVE ENTREPRENEURS & MARKETING

Entrepreneurship & Tech Education

techtalents@unternehmertum.de

Kei Hysi

I am Kei Hysi, lecture assistant at Innovative Entrepreneurs. At the same time, I am responsible for techTALENTS marketing in social media. Currently, I am studying MSc. Management and Technology in TUM and I have a great passion for entrepreneurship and innovation. This passion led me to participate in courses like Tech Challenge and TIE² that gave me hands-on experience with an interdisciplinary team in the field of entrepreneurship. If you have any questions regarding techTALENTS courses do not hesitate to contact me.

KEI HYSI- LECTURER ASSISTANT INNOVATIVE ENTREPRENEURS 

Entrepreneurship & Tech Education

techtalents@unternehmertum.de